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Breathtaking photography, live re-enactments, illustrated maps and rare photographs make these award-winning historical adventures come to life and ones that will entertain and educate all age groups for many years to come.
THE OREGON TRAIL - The reasons for going...the hauntingly beautiful landscape...the rivers they followed and crossed...the joys and hardships...and the elation and the dissension as described in immigrants diaries...all come to life in this detailed account of Americas longest and most famous trail.
THE PONY EXPRESS - Glossed over by all of the adventure and romance attached to it, most people dont realize the Pony Express lasted only 19 months. It was a grand gamble that eventually led to the bankruptcy of the three men who started it. Yet, during its brief life span it caught the attention of Americans, made a legend of the riders and provided a vital link between California and the Northern states at the onset of the Civil War. Great videos to have on hand for youngsters as well as for history buffs. A wonderful tool for homeschooling as well.Perfect for the whole family to watch to look at some beautiful scenery of America.
Run Time: 50 MIN
Genre: Educational; History; Special-Interest